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Thomas Maier’s C-124 Globemaster

Thomas Maier’s C-124 Globemaster
Ultralight scale RC at its best With a wingspan of some 19 feet, you would expect a 1/9-scale cargo plane to be a real RC heavyweight. But not for German modeler Thomas Maier! Thomas built his amazing C-124 Globemaster with an all-up weight of just 10.8 pounds! Power comes from four Scorpion M-3011-760kv electric motors with 6.7/1 prop reductions turning modified Aeronaut 18.5x15 3-blade propellers. The motors are fed by four 6S 4000mAh LiPo battery...


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Thomas Maier’s C-124 Globemaster

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